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1916 Hal Lebovitz (Ohio-born Member of the Writers' Wing of the Baseball Hall of Fame) Ohio Authors and Illustrators Journalism Baseball Hall of Fame
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Travelling with Lewis and Clark

Lewis: We embarked at sunrise. We passed about five islands. I observed a number of black squirrels swimming the Ohio, swimming very light and at a very good speed. I assume they are moving south for the weather. Many were fat and when fried a very good food. My dog, a Newfoundland breed, enjoyed killing them and swim them back to me. Tonight we lay below the fifth island, having come 26 miles.
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1908 Thomas Edison Visits Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington Ohio Inventors & Inventions HistoryLink
1985 Pete Rose Breaks Ty Cobb's Record with Career Hit 4,192 Pete Rose Ty Cobb Baseball Major League Baseball New York Times

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